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Former Stanford Provost: ‘The Threat from Within’

John Etchemendy fears most the growing intellectual intolerance on college campuses.

Lincoln’s Suicide Note

Abraham Lincoln’s depression is well chronicled. His essay on suicide is less known.

The Death of Outdoor Recess

The challenge of getting more free play outdoors for kids during the school day goes beyond winter temperatures. 

Does America Still Believe in its Own Ideas?

"There was a time when the West knew what it was about. It did so because it thought about itself—often in freshman Western Civ classes."

Justice and 'Social Justice': Two Very Different Things

Americans cannot have both liberty and social justice.

Should Homeschoolers Be Allowed to Play Public School Sports?

Do we have a bit of a double standard when the commitment to inclusivity is denied to homeschool students?

How Long Does it Take to Form Good Habits?

Aristotle said rituals define who we are. But a recent study shows new habits are not easily formed.

Food Stamps and Soda Pop: A Bureaucratic Mess?

Should welfare recipients be able to buy unhealthy foods like soda and sweets on the government’s dime?

Sage Steele: Worst Racism I Experience is from Black People

This is not your boilerplate rhetoric on race.

‘Jane Roe’ Made Abortion Legal. Then a Minister Changed her Heart.

She founded ‘Roe No More’ two decades ago to expose abortion lies.

Can the Last Really be First?

What did Jesus of Nazareth mean when he said “the last shall be first, and the first last”?

Trump Voters: What Exactly Do You Mean by a 'Great' America?

Some tough but necessary questions. 

Putin’s Claim on Crimea: Spurious or Legit?

Russia, America's primary geopolitical foe, is looking to reclaim Crimea. Does Russia's claim to the peninsula nation have merit?

4 Questions Every Intelligent Reader Should Ask

Most Americans aren't smart readers. Here's how to tell if you are.

Commentator’s On-Air Freudian Slip Reveals What the Media Wants

Mika Brzezinski worried aloud that Donald Trump could “actually control exactly what people think... that is our job.”

New Study Suggests High School Curriculum is Dumbed Down

Evidence that high school kids can handle a more rigorous curriculum?

Dear Clinton Voters: You're Confusing Me

On the question of Trump and patriotism, you have contradicted yourselves from the start...

Illegal Voter Registration Appears to Be a Serious Problem

Trump’s claim that 5 million people voted illegally in 2016 is not tenable. But illegal registration might be more rampant than many think.

Can Grammar Be Racist? The University of Washington Thinks So

To combat this perceived racism they promise to “emphasize the importance of rhetorical situations over grammatical ‘correctness.’”

Should Students Be Punished for Recording their Professors?

Should we be punishing victims who expose professors who abuse their positions of authority?

Is it Ethical to Encourage Teens to Get Abortions and Profit From it?

In her Teen Vogue piece, Bell might think she’s providing comfort to young women, but she also possesses a clear ulterior motive.

Mark Cuban Predicts the No. 1 Job Skill in 10 Years

In the coming "automation of automation", many programmers and engineers may find themselves jobless.

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